Stories by David Lee

Friday, May 22, 2015

Paulino's triple lifts GreenJackets in 10th

Cristian Paulino smacked a walk-off, two-run triple in the bottom of the 10th as the Green­Jackets rallied past the Tour­ists 7-6 on Friday night at Lake Olmstead Stadium.
By David Lee

Thursday, May 21, 2015

GreenJackets stop skid with shutout

Augusta right-hander Sam Coonrod threw six scoreless innings on three hits as the GreenJackets beat the Asheville Tourists 6-0 to snap a seven-game losing streak.
By David Lee

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Garcia quietly producing for GreenJackets

Augusta GreenJackets catcher Aramis Garcia got off to a rough start in April, but he's quietly producing at a much higher rate through a successful May.
By David Lee

Monday, May 18, 2015

Lovett peaks to win state golf title

Lovett's boys golf team played its best when it mattered most, winning the Class AA State Championship on Monday at Bartram Trail Golf Club.
By David Lee

Woes at home continue as Crawdads sweep GreenJackets

Jose Reyes gave up more than one earned run for the first time this year, but he impressed by gutting out a long outing on a warm Sunday.
By David Lee

Saturday, May 16, 2015

Hickory lefty adds to Augusta's home woes

The Hickory Crawdads rode the left arm of Brett Martin to a 5-0 win over the GreenJackets on Saturday night at Lake Olmstead Stadium.
By David Lee

Wisler waiting in wings for Braves

Braves pitching prospect Matt Wisler was quietly a solid addition to the system in the Craig Kimbrel trade, and he's throwing well lately at Triple-A Gwinnett.
By David Lee

Braves affiliate suffers bus crash

Atlanta Braves Class-A Advanced affiliate Carolina Mudcats suffered a bus crash early Tuesday morning, resulting in several disabled list stints but no serious injuries.
By David Lee

Friday, May 15, 2015

Clutch hitting lifts Hickory over Augusta

The Hickory Crawdads poured on two-out runs to beat the Augusta GreenJackets 7-2 at Lake Olmstead Stadium.
By David Lee

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Crawdads crawl past GreenJackets

The Hickory Crawdads stifled a hot offense and executed a tough defensive play late to beat the Augusta GreenJackets 1-0 on Thursday night.
By David Lee

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Wolfpack ride arms into semifinals

Greenbrier pitchers Nick Sandlin and Adam Sasser combined for 14 dominant innings as the Wolfpack swept Union Grove in the Class AAAAA quarterfinals Tuesday.
By David Lee

GreenJackets offense carrying club

The Augusta GreenJackets are scoring runs at a pace they haven't produced in eight years through the first month of the 2015 season.
By David Lee

Monday, May 11, 2015

Wando drops North Augusta from playoffs

North Augusta did what it could to keep coach Derrick Quinn's tenure going for another round, but Wando picked up the big hit late to win 6-5 on Monday night at Riverview Park.
By David Lee

Corley resigns as Ridge Spring-Monetta coach

Heath Corley resigned as head coach of Ridge Spring-Monetta's football team Monday, citing his family as a reason for the move.
By David Lee

Saturday, May 9, 2015

Braves show early signs of more contact

The Braves have seen a significant increase in overall contact and contact within the strike zone so far this season, and they rank third in the majors in both categories.
By David Lee

Buxton finding rhythm

Chattanooga center fielder Byron Buxton, considered arguably the top prospect in baseball, is coming off a recent hot stretch that reminded the industry not to sleep on the five-tool talent.
By David Lee

Friday, May 8, 2015

Braves' Miller continues transformation

Braves right-hander Shelby Miller began throwing a two-seamer with sink and tail late in 2014, and he's using it to his full advantage so far in his first season with Atlanta.
By David Lee

Thursday, May 7, 2015

Swinney among Clemson coaches at Aiken County Prowl and Growl

The Aiken County Clemson Club held its annual Prowl and Growl at Aiken Technical College on Thursday, featuring coaches Dabo Swinney and Brad Brownell, and athletic director Dan Radakovich.
By David Lee

Vaughn Taylor Championship returns to Jones Creek

The E-Z-GO Vaughn Taylor Championship presented by TaylorMade-adidas Golf will be July 12-16 at Jones Creek Golf Club.
By David Lee

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Wolfpack make adjustments, sweep Grizzlies

Greenbrier made the necessary adjustments against two heavy curveball throwers to beat Creekview 3-1 and 14-3 on Wednesday, advancing to the third round of the Class AAAAA playoffs.
By David Lee
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Sentinel named in 14th civil rights lawsuit

A 14th civil rights lawsuit has been filed against the private probation company Sen­tinel Offender Services, this time in the U.S. District Court’s Brunswick Division.
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